September 15, 2020

There are times when falsehood is so glaring, so blatant, that our only response must be with the blinding light of scripture. Recently, I saw a meme on social media that boldly stated on a Christian page that we should not share our problems, nor voice our problems to...

August 7, 2020

In this unprecedented season that has fallen over our city, our nation and our world, we are all meditating on the changes in every area of our lives. Yet, regardless of the changes, one thing should not change — our love for the Lord and our witness to Him. “Preach th...

July 6, 2020

Mercy is threaded throughout scripture is the very cornerstone of our faith. It is mentioned 267 times in the King James translation of the Bible and is the very foundation of the character of God and His love for us. Not only is God merciful to us — we are called to b...

June 4, 2020

In these very unusual times we cannot help but meditate on the warnings in scripture that speaks to the end times. “And ye shall hear of wars and rumors of wars: see that ye be not troubled:  for all these things must come to pass, but the end is not yet. For nation sh...

May 7, 2020

My grandfather, George Manos, used to say that life can change more in an instant than in a lifetime. He was an immigrant from an island in Greece and owned a grocery store at the corner of Morris and St. Philip streets in downtown Charleston. Certainly, his life had s...

April 8, 2020

Where do our treasures lie? Scripture is very clear where our treasures should lie:

“Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:  But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neithe...

September 9, 2019

As Christians, I believe we are called to the ecumenical spirit and not only rejoice that God is indeed everywhere, but that other denominations have something valuable to share for our spiritual growth. I feel blessed to have attended the Chosen Women’s Conference 201...

June 11, 2018

I was pondering recently the mountains we climb.

As an example, I think of the Cooper River Bridge Run, a tradition that draws thousands to our region. It is a gathering of those dedicated to good health, sportsmanship, competitive spirit and community. Many walked and...

August 5, 2017

Joy:  We are reminded more than 300 times in scripture of joy and rejoicing. Notably, in Jeremiah 31:13, “I will turn their mourning into gladness; I will give them comfort and joy instead of sorrow.” Yet both joy and rejoicing may seem elusive to so many, including an...

June 8, 2017

The national discussion about serious illness and the journey of the end-of-life is certainly important, meaningful and necessary. So much needs our attention — treatment, financial planning, conversations with loved ones, funeral, burial arrangements, memorial service...

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